Google Docs in Education


The Tool: http://docs.google.com
The Crib Sheet: Google Docs in the Classroom [PDF]

Agenda


Interactive Overview

Collaborative Activity: How will Google Docs be valuable to you in your role as an educator?
  • As a team, create a doc, spreadsheet, or presentation to illustrate your answer.
  • Share the file with everyone on the team as a collaborator.
  • Publish the file and share the url with the other team.
  • Add the url to this page below:
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Additional Resources

Reflection
  • How has your understanding of Google Docs Changed?
  • What do you still want to learn about Google Docs?
  • What are your next steps?


Resources


Google Docs in Plain English (From The Common Craft Show)



ITM Episode #2: The Write Stuff



Note: You might consider Google Calendar part of your online office suite, too.